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The quadrants (padachatushutaya) proposed for treatment (prerequisites for treatment) is physician (bhishak/vaidya), drugs and medicaments (dravya), paramedical staff (paricharaka) and patient (rogi), each one of them to have four distinct qualities.

Ginger is described in all the main texts of ayurveda extensively and is one the commonly used herbs in ayurveda. It is specifically used for digestive disorders and inflammatory conditions. An erect perennial herb with aromatic rhizome.

The juice expressed from particular substance is called swarasa of that substance

Choorna pinda sweda is a dry type of fomentation. We don’t apply oil or don’t process the material with oil. It is used in amavasta, numbness, heaviness, loss of sensation, circulatory disorders in diabetes,paralysis, low back ache, knee joint pain…

We come cross the description of dadima(Pomegranate) in the “Patanjali Mahabhashya”(1/1// &1/2/54); Panini Gana patha (2/4/31) and Sankha Likhita Dharma Sutra).

Yoga is a Sanskrit word derived from the Sanskrit root “yuj” which means to connect, join or balance.

Shirodhara is an ancient Ayurvedic therapy. Warm oil (or other liquid) pours in a continuous stream over the forehead or ‘ajna marma’, an area where nerves are highly concentrated. The pressure of the oil or the medicate fluid onto the…

Kapha and vata increased conditions it is very effective Throat pain, sore throat and cold Tonsillitis, sinusitis and cough Mucus accumulation in throat and nose Hoarseness, loss of sleep and head ache Increase the appetite and remove mucus, toxins and…

Jala neti kriya, more commonly referred to simply as neti is a simple procedure for maintaining nasal hygiene by means of irrigating the nostrils with warm salty water. Neti effectively removes dirt and bacteria filled mucus from the nasal passages.…

Mid-July to Mid-September is considered as Varsha Ritu. The digestive fire will be weakened and measures should be adopted to increase the activity of digestive fire. The predominant rasa is Amla(sour). Vata dosha gets vitiated and Pitta dosha also increases…